Master of Arts in Strategic Communication
Azusa Pacific University

Program Details

As a fast-growing profession impacting every field, a master’s degree in Strategic Communication positions you with endless career choices. Students in this online program from Azusa Pacific University gain the effective communication skills they need to succeed in public relations, integrated marketing communication, organizational communication, and advocacy roles. Graduates will have the educational foundation necessary to serve as creative problem-solvers and strategic communicators in any setting.

The online master’s degree in communications from Azusa integrates a Christian worldview with a focus on developing ethical practitioners. Courses explore creative and strategic messaging, multimedia content development, and social and digital media use and analytics. Students are able to apply their knowledge and experience through work with real-world clients.

The curriculum includes topics such as:

  • Writing and media content development
  • Ethics in strategic communication
  • Crisis, risk, and reputation management
  • Strategic communication theory and practice

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s), Interview, Essay/Writing Sample

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming